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Banknote of 2017 Nominations Close 31st Jan

Nominations for the Banknote of 2017 close on Wednesday 31st January 2018 - Do you know of a note issued in 2017 that should be nominated? Send your nomination to banknoteoftheyear@ibns.biz

The Latest Nominations are

Kyrgyzstan's 2,000 Som Note
KGZ-2000-Front

Djibouti's 40 Franc Note
DJI-40-Front

Argentina's 1,000 Peso Note
ARS-1000-Front

 
IBNS Journal 56-4

is available to download. Includes articles on: Australian Paper Money in the British Library, Indian Paper Money Engravers, Finnish Markka, Concorde on Banknotes and Southern Nigeria

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Gibraltar's 100 Pound note

Nominated by John Vanden Bossche, IBNS Member 7960

GIB-100-Front
GIB-100-Back
 
NoteB135 (PNL): 100 pounds (US$142)
Predominant Colour(s)Purple
FrontEnglish text; Queen Elizabeth II; crenellated castle tower as registration device; coat of arms of castle with key
BackEnglish text; crenellated castle tower; Sir Joshua Hassan
WatermarkNone
Additional SecurityDepth Image holographic stripe
PrinterThomas De La Rue
Size153 x 82 mm Polymer (Safeguard)
Introduced23/01/2017
Information provided courtesy of The Banknote Book